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http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2001.377
Research Article

The EU Nitrates Directive: A European Approach to Combat Water Pollution from Agriculture

Institute of Agriculture and Environmental Engineering (IMAG), Wageningen, The Netherlands

Academic Editor: Joe Wisniewski

Copyright © 2001 Gert J. Monteny.

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